Corsets are at the base of almost every bridal and evening gown. They can be worn as pieces of art. Corsets are worn to enhance the silhouette, curves, and shapes of a woman’s body. They are all about making your client feel sexy, beautiful, and confident on her special event.
Making a corset is not as difficult as it might seem, and you don't have to be an expert sewist to make a corset. However, to make a real couture corset, special skills and techniques are required to achieve the finest results that the couture world demands.
The problem that many dressmakers who don't specialize in couture corset-making have:
Walking you through the entire process of making a REAL couture transparent corset, exactly as they are made in the most reputable Fashion & Haute Couture houses In the World, from start to finish, with all of the industry secrets. You will not have to deal with any of those struggles.
Digital couture dress (made in the course) pattern, in multiple sizes (XS-XL/ 32-50) to print at home. You can use it forever.
You will learn in the course how to download, print at home and attach patterns.
Digital couture corset pattern with sculpt shorts which can be attached, in multiple sizes (XS-XL/ 32-50) to print at home.
This corset will be useful for almost any corset dress you will want to make.
Making corsets is all about giving your client the shape and structure she is dreaming about. Using grosgrain belt is an industry secret you will learn about, to create better support.
And in this bonus chapter, you will learn how to make a luxurious cover for your belt, and attach it back to the corset, so your corset will not only be a pleasure to wear but also will have the finest finishes.
"Before taking this course, I was so confused about the inner constructions of corsets, not to mention transparent corsets which are more difficult to make (or at least this is what I thought) since you need more sophisticatedly conceal the boning and the inner construction.
Jehan's techniques are brilliant! she makes everything looks so easy and I enjoyed learning how real couture corsets are made in real fashion houses, I feel so confident right now making them!! Thank you very much.."
FROM WORKING with The Most Prestigious Fashion & Haute Couture Houses in The World such as Elie Saab, Alexander McQueen, Gucci, Ralph & Russo, Vera Wang and many others… TO making Iconic Evening and Bridal Wear with the finest techniques for Celebrities, Royals and VIP Clients to the Highest Standard.
She started as a passionate fashion entrepreneur with the goal in mind to achieve the perfect fit of a bespoke garment..
I am so happy I have found this course. I plan to get into the bridal world, and admit that I have lacked the knowledge to make corsets especially transparent, which I know are crucial for bridal and evening dresses. Jehan's knowledge is incredible, and the level of patience she has is priceless, she explains everything in so much detail and her explanations are easy to follow. I have learned techniques that I can tell are THE finest, and I am confident now to start making corsets for my clients to the highest level!!! If you want to go into bridal, this course is a must in my option.
IF YOU WANT TO KNOW HOW A COUTURE TRANSPARENT CORSET IS MADE FROM START TO END, STEP BY STEP. All that is required is a passion & basic knowledge in sewing and clothing construction.
- Sewing machine, hand/machine needles, threads
- Iron and or steamer
- Tape measure and ruler
- Fabric and paper scissors
- Pen for marking fabric
- Nude or beige fine/soft illusion mesh- 1.8- 4.8 meters depending on the layers no. and size.
- Thick/sculpt/ strong lycra fabric for shorts –50-90cm
- Bust cups lining (optional)- 20-22cm approx. (Nude or beige Silk habotai /Crepe De Chine/ Silk Satin)
- 20-22cm Bra making foam or 1 Pair of Ready-made cups according to your size.
- 1 pair of underwire
- 1cm velvet ribbon (6-8 meters)
- Nude or beige 2.5cm Grosgrain ribbon (optional)- around 1 meter
- Nude or beige Elastic Tape (it has a standard width)- 1.5-2 meters
- Hook and Eye Tape (optional)
- Nude or beige strong open-ended Zip
- 1 pair Hook and Eye
- Hook and Bars (around 3 pairs)
- Corset boning (you can decide after you learn about the different type)
The full list with all of the recommendations, quantities, qualities and tips will be sent upon registration.
Note: in the course you will learn about many different types of materials, tools and equipment.
It does not mean you need to buy everything, or anything at all. It is just so you will have all this knowledge and will be able to choose the best materials
for any of your future projects. You can choose to buy/or not buy the minimum materials and tools needed to make the corset.